Robert's History

August 2015 - Present (2 Years, 3 Months)

Target Corporation

Roles
1
Moments
1
Skills
3

August 2015 - Present (2 Years, 3 Months)

Member, Board of Directors

July 2015 - Present (2 Years, 4 Months)

TalentSky, Inc.

Roles
1
Moments
1
Skills
7

July 2015 - Present (2 Years, 4 Months)

Member, Board of Directors

January 2008 - Present (9 Years, 10 Months)

January 2008 - Present (9 Years, 10 Months)

Member, Board of Directors

March 2004 - January 2015 (10 Years, 11 Months)

Safeway, Inc.

Roles
3
Moments
3
Skills
16

May 2013 - January 2015 (1 Year, 9 Months)

Chief Executive Officer

Robert Edwards served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Safeway Inc., one of the largest food retailers in North America based on sales. The company operates 1,638 stores in the United States and western Canada and had annual sales of $44.2 billion in 2012.

Mr. Edwards joined Safeway in 2004 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer with responsibility for the company’s finance, control, accounting, treasury, planning, investor relations, risk management, information technology, real estate and legal functions. He was promoted to President of the company in April 2012, with additional responsibility for the company’s retail operations and marketing functions.

Prior to joining Safeway, Mr. Edwards served as a senior executive at Maxtor Corporation, Imation Corporation and Santa Fe Pacific Corporation.

April 2012 - January 2015 (2 Years, 10 Months)

President

March 2004 - April 2012 (8 Years, 2 Months)

Chief Financial Officer

November 2011 - April 2014 (2 Years, 6 Months)

KKR Financial Holdings LLC

Roles
1
Moments
0
Skills
0

November 2011 - April 2014 (2 Years, 6 Months)

Member, Board of Directors

October 2008 - October 2012 (4 Years, 1 Month)

Flextronics International Ltd.

Roles
1
Moments
0
Skills
0

October 2008 - October 2012 (4 Years, 1 Month)

Member, Board of Directors

January 2003 - October 2004 (1 Year, 10 Months)

Apogee Enterprises, Inc.

Roles
1
Moments
0
Skills
0

January 2003 - October 2004 (1 Year, 10 Months)

Member, Board of Directors

July 2003 - March 2004 (9 Months)

Maxtor Corporation

Roles
1
Moments
0
Skills
0

July 2003 - March 2004 (9 Months)

Chief Financial Officer

February 1998 - August 2003 (5 Years, 7 Months)

Imation Corporation

Roles
2
Moments
0
Skills
0

February 1999 - August 2003 (4 Years, 7 Months)

Chief Financial Officer

February 1998 - January 1999 (1 Year)

Senior Vice President of Strategy, Planning

December 1991 - January 1998 (6 Years, 2 Months)

Santa Fe Pacific Pipelines, Inc

Roles
2
Moments
0
Skills
0

January 1995 - January 1998 (3 Years, 1 Month)

Senior Vice President of Business Development and Planning

Chicago, IL, US

December 1991 - January 1995 (3 Years, 2 Months)

Senior Vice President of Business Development, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer

Chicago, IL, US